Kolkata Metro Goes Digital: Now You Can Jump The Queue At Crowded Ticket Counters!


Kolkata Metro Goes Digital: Now You Can Jump The Queue At Crowded Ticket Counters!

The Kolkata Metro Railway is the lifeline of the city. Thousands use it to travel to work, to schools, to the movies, every day. During the Durga Puja season, the Kolkata Metro remains open almost 24 hours a day.

The lines at the ticket counters are the stuff of legends. During peak hours, it isn’t uncommon to see the line stretch all the way to the station entrance itself.

The Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS), has won the contract to create the software that will run the e-system. The project, which will approximately cost Rs 2 crore, has already commenced, and the Kolkata Metro and the CRIS will soon enter into a Memorandum of Understanding, according to Metro Railway CPRO Indrani Banerjee. Read More…

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